Amy Nelson

Chief Human Resources Officer at Cloudera

As chief human resources officer, Amy is responsible for developing and executing the human resources strategy in support of Cloudera’s business plan and strategic direction. Amy brings over 25 years of experience designing and implementing innovative, results-oriented people programs in high-growth environments. She is responsible for leading Cloudera’s global HR programs, including talent acquisition, total rewards, performance enablement, learning and development, and HR technology and operations. Previously, Amy served as a global HR executive at Quest Software, where she led the Global HR Business Partner and Global Talent Acquisition organizations. Prior to Quest Software, she held several global HR leadership roles over a 20-year career at Dell. Amy holds a bachelor of business administration degree in management from Texas State University.



  • Chief Human Resources Officer

    May, 2022 - present